All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders 320 pages Genre: Science Fiction and Fantasy Published: January 2016 From Goodreads: A novel about the end of the world--and the beginning of our future Childhood friends Patricia Delfine and Laurence Armstead didn't expect to see each other again, after parting ways under mysterious circumstances during … Continue reading Review: All the Birds in the Sky
Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme where we randomly select a book from our Goodreads To Be Read list and showcase them. It's hosted by Lauren's Page Turners, so be sure to link back to her site so we can see what everyone's planning to read! The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity … Continue reading Goodreads Monday: The Moral Arc
October started out great! I woke up in time for the end of a small thunderstorm- a little bit of thunder and lightning, steady rain, and not too much wind. It makes for a lovely wake-up call. I didn't even mind that it woke me just before my alarm! Thunder is better for waking up … Continue reading Sunday Sum-Up
It's getting pretty around here: I like to say that October is Nebraska's apology for the rest of the year. Our summers are hot and humid, while our winters are cold and icy. Spring is utterly unpredictable and likes to throw tornadoes and hailstorms at us when the temperature isn't jumping from summer-like to … Continue reading September Summary and October Preview
Desperate Hours by David Mack 386 pages Published September 26, 2017 Genre: Science Fiction From Goodreads: Aboard the Starship Shenzhou, Lieutenant Michael Burnham, a human woman raised and educated among Vulcans, is promoted to acting first officer. But if she wants to keep the job, she must prove to Captain Philippa Georgiou that she deserves to … Continue reading Review: Desperate Hours
Yay! Someone gave me an award! I'd like to thank the blog, Waking Up on the Wrong Side of 50 for nominating me for the Unique Blogger Award. I'm unique! Just like everyone else! Ahem. Please check out Waking Up on the Wrong Side of 50 at wakinguponthewrongsideof50.wordpress.com . Her writing is at turns funny, … Continue reading The Unique Blogger Award
The end of every year of high school marked the annual awards banquets at my school. I don't know what the athletes did but the theater kids had fun, especially if you were in stage crew. While the actors had their, ‘best actor’ and ‘best actress’ honors, the stage crew had their own awards customized … Continue reading Did You See Star Trek Last Night?